The Algonquin Village Board will vote tonight on whether to move forward with constructing a firefighters memorial commemorating 9/11 at .
The memorial would include a column from the World Trade Center, according to village documents.
The village board will decide whether to enter into an intergovernmental agreement with the Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District to construct the memorial in a portion of Riverfront Park, according to village documents.
During a meeting on Aug. 14, Algonquin's Committee of a Whole voted to move the agreement on to a vote before the village board, which meets tonight. The village board meeting will start at 7:30 p.m. at village hall, 2200 Harnish Drive.
If approved, the hope is to have the memorial up by September at , said village manager William Ganek during the Aug. 14 COW meeting.